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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
249 PM CDT WED MAY 18 2016

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE MICHIGAN.

WAVES ARE PROVIDED AS A RANGE OF SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHTS...WHICH
IS THE AVERAGE HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES...ALONG
WITH THE AVERAGE HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 10 PERCENT OF THE WAVES
WHICH WILL OCCASIONALLY BE ENCOUNTERED.

.SYNOPSIS...A 30.3 INCH HIGH STRETCHES OVER THE WESTERN GREAT
LAKES AND IT WILL SLOWLY SHIFT EAST REACHING THE ATLANTIC COAST
FRIDAY AFTERNOON. ANOTHER HIGH OF 30.2 INCHES MOVES OVER THE LAKE
SATURDAY AFTERNOON BEFORE SHIFTING OVER THE EAST COAST MONDAY. LOW
PRESSURE OF 29.4 INCHES FORMS OVER SASKATCHEWAN SATURDAY NIGHT AND
REACHES HUDSON BAY MONDAY NIGHT.

LMZ261-362-364-366-563-565-567-868-190330-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM SEUL CHOIX POINT TO ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN SOUTH OF A LINE FROM SEUL CHOIX POINT TO THE
MACKINAC BRIDGE AND NORTH OF A LINE FROM CHARLEVOIX MI TO SOUTH
FOX ISLAND 5 NM OFFSHORE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM CHARLEVOIX TO POINT BETSIE MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO
MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM POINT BETSIE TO MANISTEE MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO
MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE TO STURGEON BAY WI-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM STURGEON BAY TO TWO RIVERS WI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO
MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM TWO RIVERS TO SHEBOYGAN WI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO
MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM PENTWATER TO MANISTEE MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO MID
LAKE-
249 PM CDT WED MAY 18 2016

SHEBOYGAN WI TO PENTWATER MI NORTH

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KT INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING WEST.
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING SOUTHWEST. WAVES 1 FT
OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING NORTH. WAVES
1 FT OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING SOUTHEAST. WAVES
1 FT OR LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

LMZ080-669-671-673-675-777-779-870-872-874-876-878-190330-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM MICHIGAN CITY IN TO ST. JOSEPH MI 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM SHEBOYGAN TO PORT WASHINGTON WI 5 NM OFFSHORE
TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM PORT WASHINGTON TO NORTH POINT LIGHT WI 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM NORTH POINT LIGHT TO WIND POINT WI 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM WIND POINT WI TO WINTHROP HARBOR IL 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR IL 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM WILMETTE HARBOR IL TO MICHIGAN CITY IN 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM WHITEHALL TO PENTWATER MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO MID
LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM GRAND HAVEN TO WHITEHALL MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO
MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM HOLLAND TO GRAND HAVEN MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO MID
LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM SOUTH HAVEN TO HOLLAND MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO MID
LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM ST. JOSEPH TO SOUTH HAVEN MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO
MID LAKE-
249 PM CDT WED MAY 18 2016

SHEBOYGAN WI TO PENTWATER MI SOUTH

.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING VARIABLE. WAVES 1 TO 3
FT SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT.
.THURSDAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT INCREASING TO 10 TO 15
KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT BACKING TO NORTH 10 TO
15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING NORTH. WAVES
1 TO 2 FT.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING VARIABLE. WAVES 1 FT OR
LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.

$$

LMZ761-190330-
MAFOR 1821/
MICHIGAN NORTH 14500 11500 12400 11410. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

MICHIGAN SOUTH 11800 15900 11910. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT SUBSIDING TO 1
TO 2 FT TONIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT THURSDAY.

$$


JEE



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